A Strong Foundation
Begin with general studies to build an academic foundation for a variety of programs.
Established transfer agreements allow for seamless transfer to a four-year school.
Explore a variety of program options before committing to a degree pathway.
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Continue their education after earning a certificate or Associate degree.
Blue Ridge CTC’s flexible, relevant associate degrees in general studies help students prepare to transfer to four-year majors in Liberal Arts or Social Sciences.
When students pursue an associate degree in general studies disciplines at Blue Ridge CTC, they complete a variety of general education courses, plus concentration-specific options to make courses count toward their desired discipline.
Our general study programs provide a pathway for students to explore a variety of career or academic pathways. With an associate degree in General Studies, students are able to:
Admissions Counselors and Academic Advisors at Blue Ridge Community and Technical College help students navigate career paths throughout their academic career.
Have questions about pursuing Blue Ridge CTC’s associate degree in General Studies? We can help!
Blue Ridge CTC provides the following majors under General Studies programs:
Note: All salary projections are based on the current position and educational needs. BRCTC cannot guarantee that job titles or the projections given will be the salaries students or graduates will ultimately receive. Two year completion is approximate and based on full-time enrollment. Student testimonials, income statements, and examples on the College website are the results of real students. These testimonials are not intended to guarantee that anyone will achieve the same or similar results. Each individual’s success depends on his or her desire, commitment, dedication, and motivation to pursue academic and workforce opportunities. Testimonials are not intended to create a contract between a student and the College.